Videos

Thursday, July 20, 2017

The Prince of Wales and Duchess of Cornwall arrived in Barnstaple this morning (Thursday)

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Saturday, July 15, 2017

New advert invites people to give a dog a home - and there’s a greyhound at Dogs Trust Ilfracombe just waiting for his forever sofa

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Friday, July 14, 2017

The unit has been launched after a successful trial from November 2015.

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Thursday, July 13, 2017

Do you recognise this man, seen at Anatolia 2 in Barnstaple – please call police if you can help

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Tuesday, July 11, 2017

North Devon’s biggest heritage railway has made a massive investment with a completely new build steam locomotive to replace the one lost in 1935

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Monday, July 3, 2017

All the photos and video from the cardboard boat regatta at Bideford Water Festival - but how many entrants managed to stay afloat?

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Thursday, June 29, 2017

Watch as a few performers tells you what Fringe TheatreFest is REALLY all about

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Wednesday, June 28, 2017

A South Molton school welcomes four rescue birds from the British Hen Welfare Trust

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Wednesday, June 28, 2017

One of the UK’s only professional female jousters, from North Devon, is hoping to raise more than £60,000 to fund cancer treatment not available on the NHS.

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Saturday, June 10, 2017

A building that has stood almost complete in Fremington since before the creation of the USA has been hit by ‘mindless vandalism’ for the first time in its life

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Friday, June 9, 2017

With the UK facing a hung parliament, what happens now? Watch our video which explains what a hung parliament is, and what could happen next.

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Wednesday, June 7, 2017

Health, magic money trees, foxes and Trident were all topics for the North Devon General Election candidates at St George’s Church in Georgeham

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Wednesday, June 7, 2017

We pitted the Torridge and West Devon General Election candidates against primary school children at Great Torrington Bluecoats to hear their views on Ant and Dec, animals, and Donald Trump.

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Tuesday, June 6, 2017

Planning to stay awake to watch the General Election results on Thursday night? Watch our video tips on how to stay awake.

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Monday, June 5, 2017

Watch as we chat with Mark Cann about his party’s policies and what it means to be the Labour candidate for North Devon

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Friday, June 2, 2017

Video interview: Ricky Knight, North Devon’s Green party candidate, chats about Theresa May, snap elections, Brexit and the health service

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Friday, June 2, 2017

Fear of restrictions on dogs at parts of Instow Beach have the canine community up in arms

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Wednesday, May 31, 2017

We pitted the North Devon election candidates against six and seven-year-olds at a Barnstaple primary school to find out a bit more about the people behind the politics. Watch the full video here.

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Saturday, May 27, 2017

Birdline UK Pop-Up event for rescue parrots welcomes visitors to find out more about these stunning and intelligent birds

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Saturday, May 27, 2017

No major damage reported but people have captured some stunning pictures and video from Friday night’s storm

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Saturday, May 27, 2017

‘Absolutely incredible’ new sports hall is opened by former Welsh international footballer Christian Roberts at Ilfracombe Academy

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Saturday, May 27, 2017

The keen young photographer from Torrington has a strong interest in reptiles and amphibians - shown through this selection of his favourite photos.

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Friday, May 26, 2017

Come along and watch Combe Martin’s unique custom from this Friday and every day throughout the bank holiday weekend

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Wednesday, May 24, 2017

The ‘jewel in the crown’ of Torridge is celebrating its 14th Blue Flag award in a row, hailing another year of clean bathing water.

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Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Timelapse video shows the Taw Bridge in Barnstaple taking shape a decade ago.

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Tuesday, May 23, 2017

The ‘new’ downstream bridge in Barnstaple has been crossed more than 86 million times since it opened in May 2007

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Monday, May 22, 2017

People in North Devon and Torridge have until midnight tonight (Monday, May 22) to register if they want to vote in the June 8 General Election

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Monday, May 22, 2017

Watch as North Devon’s Conservative candidate Peter Heaton-Jones chats about the forthcoming general election and why he is standing

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Sunday, May 21, 2017

Watch as Nick Harvey says the region is facing cuts, threats from developers and to RMB Chivenor, so Brexit isn’t the only thing voters should be worried about

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Thursday, May 18, 2017

‘Despite a drubbing’ North Devon’s UKIP candidate is upbeat about his party’s future and what it stands for in this election

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Wednesday, May 17, 2017

The NR F1 Podcast takes to the airwaves to bring you its 2017 Spanish Formula 1 Grand Prix review.

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Wednesday, May 17, 2017

A new Queen’s Theatre programme is in place and a website is up and running, with the Bill Kenwright spectacular starring Joe McElderry among the shows heading for the Barnstaple stage this autumn

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Monday, May 15, 2017

After fears for its future, the MV Balmoral is returning to Ilfracombe and North Devon for the May spring bank holiday and summer season

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Saturday, May 13, 2017

The NR F1 Podcast takes to the airwaves to bring you its 2017 Spanish Formula 1 Grand Prix Preview.

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Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Puffins and Manx Shearwater are among the Lundy Island birdlife featured on the new stamp issue for the world’s oldest private postal service.

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Tuesday, May 9, 2017

The four youngsters achieved ‘terrific’ grades in their exams, all under the guidance of Barnstaple music teacher Keith Chivers.

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Monday, May 8, 2017

Video interview: Tributes and memorials at Bear Street Cemetery must be removed within 90 days says North Devon Council

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Friday, May 5, 2017

The battle for the North Devon parliamentary seat is hotting up after today’s county council election results, with excitment from the standing candidates.

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Thursday, May 4, 2017

Torrington’s May Queen was officially crowned today (Thursday) as part of the Mayfair celebrations. View our gallery and video from today here.

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Wednesday, May 3, 2017

The NR F1 Podcast takes to the airwaves to bring you its 2017 Russian Formula 1 Grand Prix Review.

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Friday, April 28, 2017

The giant Alice in Wonderland mural on a mental health drop-in centre in Bideford was painted thanks to funds in memory of a former client.

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Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Funnel clouds are spotted near Barnstaple, Westward Ho! and Ilfracombe following a day of bizarre weather

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Friday, April 21, 2017

The £11million build opens up for first time for summer term

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Friday, April 21, 2017

Fullabrook CIC is holding its AGM on April 26, with all welcome to find out more about the community garnt scehem

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Thursday, April 20, 2017

The April Surfers Against Sewage Big Spring Beach Clean has been a great success - and schoolchildren in Ilfracombe were keen to do their part

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Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Developer Linden Homes has teamed up with Quince Honey Farm to give something back to the environment at its Tews Lane site - and its creating a bit of a buzz.

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Friday, April 14, 2017

North Devon Council’s overview and scrutiny committee was joined by North Devon MP Peter Heaton-Jones and his predecessor Nick Harvey

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Friday, April 14, 2017

Just in case you haven’t planned enough chocolate into your weekend, here’s some of the most gluttonous Easter treats around North Devon. Prepare for some serious food envy…

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Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Presenter Anneka Rice joined the community for a 25th anniversary party to mark a quarter century since the Slade centre was built for the Challenge Anneka show

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Friday, April 7, 2017

If the situation is resolved it could take ‘three to four months’ to restaff Holsworthy Hospital, says trust

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Friday, April 7, 2017

Gazette reporters Sarah Howells and Matt Smart decided to step up to the challenge, and step onto Segways at a new attraction at The Milky Way this Easter.

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Thursday, April 6, 2017

During a visit to North Devon environment ministerThérèse Coffey MP talked Marine Conservation Zones at Saunton and dropped in on a beach clean at Croyde

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Thursday, April 6, 2017

Police are appealing for information on two acts of vandalism carried out overnight on Tuesday in Instow and Westleigh.

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Thursday, April 6, 2017

Police are appealing for information for the vandalism incident at Westleigh Cricket Club, which took place overnight on Tuesday

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Wednesday, April 5, 2017

High Bickington is the focus for the first in a series of showcase events revealing never-before-seen pictures from the Beaford Archive

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Wednesday, April 5, 2017

The array of cars, which included Aston Martins, Porsches and a McClaren, stopped off at the hospital to raise awareness of bowel cancer

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Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Singer-songwriter will stop off in Barnstaple as part of 10-date ‘Top Secret’ tour

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Monday, April 3, 2017

Dozens of protestors marched through the streets of Bideford campaigning against cuts to North Devon’s hospital services.

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Monday, April 3, 2017

New sports centre and sixth form centre at Ilfracombe Academy has been completed on time

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Saturday, April 1, 2017

The short video by BBC producer Martin Kemp sees two Barnstaple men visit Mannings Pit and recite a poem on the epic battle for control of their childhood playground.

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Friday, March 31, 2017

The Slade Silver Big Bash will mark the 25th anniversary of the Slade Vision Centre created by TV host Anneka Rice and her team

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Friday, March 31, 2017

Use our special slider to see how plans for the Knapp House site will transform the current caravan into a modern, woodland holiday park with lodges set into the landscape.

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Thursday, March 30, 2017

Our reporters took on the challenge to see who could demolish the monstrous Easter-inspired freakshake at Tooters in Barnstaple first - watch and find out who won here.

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Monday, March 27, 2017

Almost 200 turned out at Grosvenor Church on Monday to pay tribute to a ‘brilliant guy’

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Sunday, March 26, 2017

Exciting new project could add a second floor and a cafe to Ilfracombe’s Museum

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Wednesday, March 22, 2017

First time offenders could avoid conviction as part of GPS Pathfinder, a new scheme being rolled out by Devon and Cornwall Police in June

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Monday, March 20, 2017

Denny’s Memorial Bike Show will be held on April 23 in memory of Barnstaple bike enthusiast Dennis Pilon.

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Friday, March 17, 2017

The Secretary of State for defence visited RMB Chivenor this morning (Friday)

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Friday, March 17, 2017

Sir Michael Fallon, the UK’s Defence Secretary, is visiting North Devon today and has arrived at RMB Chivenor to meet North Devon MP Peter Heaton-Jones.

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Thursday, March 16, 2017

Dorothy McCormack won the Review of the Year award at the 2017 Into Film Awards on Tuesday

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Wednesday, March 15, 2017

New song by local performers inspired by the theatres will celebrate the special places in North Devon

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Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Keith Regan, from Barnstaple, took on Mission: Unbreakable for North Devon Hospice with an army of 43 friends, family and colleagues.

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Monday, March 13, 2017

Braunton’s up-and-coming pizza restaurant Stoned is branching out into teaching schoolchildren how to make a great pizza

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Friday, March 10, 2017

The NR F1 Podcast – recorded in the county that gave the world Team Lotus, Martin Brundle and a training ground to the likes of Ayrton Senna and Mark Webber – kicks off its 2017 season in style.

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Monday, March 6, 2017

North Devon campaigners join thousands from across the country for the mass demonstration in London against NHS cuts

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Monday, February 27, 2017

Coastguard issues warning after phosphorus flares found at Croyde and Saunton in wake of Storm Doris

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Monday, February 27, 2017

South West MEP Molly Scott Cato talks on the future of agriculture after Brexit

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Thursday, February 16, 2017

Gazette reporter Matt Smart found out what it’s like to have Retinis Pigmentosa, a visual impairment that can cause tunnel vision.

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Wednesday, February 15, 2017

The fire service believes heat from the chimney caused the Bell Inn at Parkham to go up in flames on Monday

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Monday, February 13, 2017

Video interview as the Gazette speaks to Bell Inn Parkham incident commander Neil Blackburn

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Thursday, January 19, 2017

What do you do if you find a stranded seal? As two are released at Combe Martin after staying at Combe Martin Wildlife and Dinosaur Park, the RSPCA offers advice to anyone who finds a stranded seal

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Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Emergency services attended the scene on the A39 after a car and two vans were involved in a collision in the Barnstaple-bound carriageway.

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Thursday, December 8, 2016

Police confirmed that Mr Collins was the man recovered from the River Taw in Barnstaple on Saturday

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Thursday, December 1, 2016

New drone footage has been released showing Westward Ho! from above - you can watch the footage here.

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Thursday, December 1, 2016

Victoria Park in Bideford was white with frost this morning (Thursday) with the swimming pool completely frozen over. See more pictures here.

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Tuesday, November 22, 2016

The next high tides could wipe out a sea defence bank at Braunton Burrows near Velator

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Wednesday, November 2, 2016

Watch the video walk through of the luxurious apartment development at former Narracott Grand Hotel that could make Woolacombe an all year around destination

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Monday, October 31, 2016

North Devon fire fighters thanked for ‘tireless’ efforts and giving up their weekends to help control huge fire at Cathedral Green in Exeter.

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Monday, October 31, 2016

Is your dog terrified of fireworks? Dogs Trust Ilfracombe has some tips to help petrified pooches this November

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Saturday, October 29, 2016

The chief pumpkin carver at The Big Sheep shows you how to create the perfect Jack o’ Lantern this Halloween.

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Saturday, October 22, 2016

Big Barnstaple protest march and rally as thousands show their support for local health services and say: ‘No cuts’

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Monday, October 17, 2016

Roads into Square closed as flood creep over the river bank

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Saturday, October 15, 2016

Campaigners chant ‘they say cutback, we say fight back’ as marchers take to the streets of Ilfracombe on Saturday

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Thursday, October 13, 2016

Film competition set to showcase walks, wildlife and stunning views

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Thursday, October 13, 2016

Mums and dads given helpful reminder of what to do if their baby stops breathing

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Friday, October 7, 2016

Catch the Sutcombe singer on The X factor ad breaks this weekend

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Wednesday, October 5, 2016

North Devon Council is calling on drivers to report litter louts on the roads

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Wednesday, October 5, 2016

Funding sought to restore and transform crumbling town centre church

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Tuesday, October 4, 2016

Watch video: ‘Combe Christmas Appeal wins £1,000 in lights at national competition and community has raised £1,800 so far

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